2 Point No. 24

This was part of a trio of instruments - Mandolin, Mandola, Octave - with the same body style, materials and finishes. It was fun to build a family group and I do like to think they get along and play well together though, like real families, they grow up and move apart!

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Soundboard

European Spruce (Picea abies)

Backboard

Curly Red Maple (Acer rubrum)

Rim

Curly Red Maple (Acer rubrum)

Neck

Curly Red Maple (Acer rubrum)

Neck Reinforcement

Carbon Fiber Rod

Fingerboard

East Indian Rosewood  (Dalbergia latifolia)

Scale Length

13 7/8"

Tuning Machines

Rubner Classic Gold

Tailpiece

Bill James

Width at Nut

32mm / 1 1/8"